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Discussion in 'New Member Introductions - Site Assistance' started by rexie kamau, Mar 11, 2014.
Hey, I am a new member.:ipad-peacock:
Hi, I have a problem with my ipad after installing a software update, it shuts down and does not restart.
Welcome to iPF! Have a good time here!
After the new iOS installs, the screen remains blacked out for about 3 minutes, at least that was the case for me. Seeing the time you posted, it should have booted by now. If not, then press the power button until the Apple logo appears, it should boot then.
Post your results! Good luck!
No reply yet, must not have worked...mine took about 4 min. To download and install, the reboot
Hi, welcome to iPF!
Reset your iPad. You won't lose data or settings, and it's recommended after an update.
To do so: press and hold Home and Power button at the same time until the Apple logo appears. Release both and let the iPad power up. Hope that helps.
If what I said before didn't work, try connecting the iPad to a charger, or a computer. Connecting any iDevice to a power supply switches it on. In case even this should not work, you can try a hard reset of the iPad.
HARD RESET : Press and hold the power button and home button simultaneously for about 20-30 seconds until the Apple logo appears.
Please post your results. Good luck!
Hi and welcome to the Forum!
Let us know if a reset of your iPad has done the trick!!
The IPad Forum is a community of members from all walks of life and from all over the world coming together to share our experiences and to help each other learn about this wonderful piece of technology the Ipad. There is a wealth of information already here in the many threads we have so doing some searches will answer most of the questions you have. If then you cannot find the answer you are seeking then by all means post your question. There are many friendly and informed members here only too willing to help you.
We also have our own App - It is a very simple app to navigate.
Tutorial for our App
Tutorial on creating posts on the Forum
Reading the IPad manual is a great place to start so please download a copy of these.
3 very informative threads from which you will learn many tips and shortcuts for the IPad.
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Once again we welcome you here and are so pleased you have joined us!
Welcome to the forum!